Medical science

The nation can only move forward through innovation and research: Minister of Health of Karnataka

Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar said on Tuesday that a nation can only move forward through innovation and research and urged universities to prioritize research activities. He was speaking after the inauguration of the new digital learning management system at the Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Research in Jayadeva. “Our universities should focus on research […]

Medical drugs

Private hospital in Gurugram booked for medical negligence, overcharging | News from Gurgaon

GURUGRAM: A private DLF-3 hospital has been booked for alleged medical negligence and overcharging of a Covid-19 patient. The hospital is accused of negligence in the treatment of the patient, which would have led to his infection with mucormycosis (black fungus). The hospital also allegedly overcharged him for oxygen and medication. Gaurav Kumar (31) was […]

Pharmacy

ENC Pharmacists Explain How Merck’s COVID-19 Pill Works

NEW BERN, NC (WITN) – Drugmaker Merck has asked the Federal Drug Administration for emergency use of its COVID-19 antiviral pill. Earl Temple, a resident of Craven County, responded to Merck’s request by saying “I think that would be a great idea.” The move makes Merck the first-ever pharmaceutical company to seek approval following promising […]